Henrico 4-H Berry Plant Fundraiser

Only a few plants left!  Call (804) 501-5160 to confirm availability before placing order.

The Annual Henrico 4-H Berry Plant Fundraiser is going on now! Our goal is to provide quality products at reasonable prices. Proceeds from the sale are used to support local 4-H youth programs.  Read more….



International Foods Camp

“Around the World in Four Days”

International Foods Camp Flyer

The Henrico Extension Office is holding an International Foods Camp, “Around the World in Four Days,” for boys and girls ages 9 – 13 years old. This will be a fun, hands-on, educational day-camp for children that teaches about foods, cooking, nutrition, and much more. Each day we will explore the foods and culture of a different continent. The best part is campers get to enjoy eating all of their creations!

The camp will be held in the Human Services Building, Demonstration Kitchen from 8:00am – 12:30pm during Spring Break, Monday, April 6th – Thursday, April 9th.  The cost is $20 per child.

To register, email cmitchell@vt.edu or call (804) 501-5160 by April 1stSpace is limited, so register your child today!




Sign up now for your 2015 SMART Lawns plan!



SMART Lawns Brochure

2015 SMART Lawns Enrollment Form

SMART Lawns Fertilizer Calculator

SMART Lawns is a seasonal, comprehensive program that teaches a step-by-step approach to building healthy lawns and provides participants a plan tailored to fit their specific lawn-care needs.  SMART Lawns are beautiful because they are healthy, green up more quickly in the spring, and make the best use of two valuable resources – your time and money.  They are also environmentally responsible and protect your neighborhood streams, lakes, ponds, and ultimately the Chesapeake Bay.  Read more…



2015 Henrico Junior 4-H Camp


Camp Forms and Information

Let’s go camping!  The 2015 Henrico Junior 4-H Camp will take place July 20-24, 2015 at Jamestown 4-H Center.  Our theme this year is “Road Trip” with evening programs, classes, etc. centering around all the fun to be had on a road trip.  All boys and girls 9 through 14 years of age as of September 30, 2015, may attend. If 13 by January 1, 2015, participants may choose to attend as a Counselor-In-Training (CIT).  Camp cost includes a 4-H t-shirt, lodging, meals, programs, instructional class materials, and transportation by chartered bus. Spaces are limited. Some scholarship assistance may be available.  Read more….



Get your taxes done for free at a Metrocash location near you!  Available for anyone earning less that $53,000 in 2014. Read more….




Gardens Growing Families

Apply now for your garden plot!  Read more…

VCE Volunteer Civil Rights Training Module

As a volunteer in our programs, we hope you share our core values for appreciation of differences and inclusion, because as a VCE volunteer, you share our civil rights responsibility to insure that our programs and services are nondiscriminatory. Please take a moment to complete the VCE Volunteer Civil Rights Training Module.

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